Newton Carnival Going Strong in 75th Year

As Newton Shows of East Northport gears up for its 75th anniversary this season, its motto of good people providing entertainment for good causes remains. After learning he would be a father for the fourth time, Lewis J. Newton founded thecompany in 1949. He invested Read More …

Townwide Fund Chooses President

The Townwide Fund of Huntington has elected Janice Whelan as president for 2024-2026. She manages her land use and zoning law practice in Huntington Village, serves as an alternate to the Town of Huntington Zoning Board of Appeals and coaches the Smithtown West High School Read More …

Whaling Museum Plans to Display Whale Skeleton

The Whaling Museum will use a recent Suffolk County grant to further plans to house the skeleton of a whale at its Cold Spring Harbor site. Nomi Dayan, the museum’s executive director, said the $300,000 grant it was awarded will go toward site plans for Read More …

Nonprofits Win Grants From Townwide Fund

 Dozens of Huntington nonprofits celebrated Wednesday night as the Townwide Fund distributed grants to several organizations as part of its annual Harvest Night. The fund gave away $120,000 in grants at the celebration, which was attended by 38 local nonprofits. Garden City Pizza provided Read More …